The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Knowledge Management
Rank 517 450 422
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -28
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 126 162 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.38% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 87 80
Median daily rate £330 £358 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.84% +9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £274 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 7
Median hourly rate £27.00 £10.75 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.16% -59.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £10.55 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £10.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £10.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+151.16% -61.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43918 42992 41426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.89% 79.31% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29200 27357 26190
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 1216 1225
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Knowledge Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Knowledge Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Knowledge Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Knowledge Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -43 114 £330 -8.20% 26
London -10 27 £375 -16.66% 18
Tyne and Wear -30 23 £225 -33.82%
North East -32 23 £225 -33.82%
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 23 £225 -33.82%
South East -59 22 £425 +30.76% 5
South West +4 15 £318 +10.43%
North West -11 15 £325 +8.33%
Berkshire +3 13 £428 -5.00% 1
Scotland -11 8 £370 +13.84%
Lancashire +4 6 £263 -12.22%
Wiltshire +1 6 £230 -8.00%
Bristol -1 6 £330 +1.53%
Cheshire -3 6 £350 -12.50%
Glasgow +5 5 £394 +31.25%
Yorkshire +2 5 £358 - 2
Corsham -2 4 £230 -8.00%
Macclesfield - 4 £350 -
City of London +30 3 £388 -13.88% 3
East of England +7 3 £356 - 1
Blackpool +5 3 £263 -
Reading -13 3 £455 +10.30%
Hampshire -24 3 £375 +11.11% 1
Preston - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £288 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £379 - 1
Milton Keynes +6 2 £225 -
Swindon +2 2 £500 -
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £225 -40.00%
Birmingham 0 2 £400 -

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 98 (36.16%) ITIL
2 56 (20.66%) Problem Management
3 55 (20.30%) Incident Management
3 55 (20.30%) Finance
4 53 (19.56%) Microsoft
5 52 (19.19%) HP
5 52 (19.19%) Security Cleared
6 51 (18.82%) Windows
7 49 (18.08%) Change Management
8 48 (17.71%) SharePoint
9 47 (17.34%) Project Management
10 42 (15.50%) Service Management
10 42 (15.50%) MS Excel
11 40 (14.76%) Service Delivery
12 39 (14.39%) SQL
12 39 (14.39%) SC Cleared
13 36 (13.28%) Active Directory
13 36 (13.28%) ITIL V3
14 31 (11.44%) SLA
14 31 (11.44%) Migration
14 31 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (11.07%) HTML
15 30 (11.07%) MS Office
16 29 (10.70%) Test Scripting
17 28 (10.33%) VMware
18 27 (9.96%) Oracle
19 26 (9.59%) JavaScript
19 26 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (9.23%) ITSM
21 24 (8.86%) Windows Server

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (17.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.85%) CICS
3 4 (1.48%) Apache
3 4 (1.48%) CMS
3 4 (1.48%) IBM Notes
3 4 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.48%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.11%) IIS
4 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.74%) JBoss
5 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.74%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.74%) SAP Portal
5 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.37%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (15.50%) MS Excel
2 30 (11.07%) MS Office
3 10 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.69%) Photoshop
4 9 (3.32%) MS Project
5 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.85%) assyst
3 5 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.74%) KANA IQ
4 2 (0.74%) Magento
4 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.74%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.37%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.06%) Office 365
2 8 (2.95%) Yammer
3 5 (1.85%) SaaS
4 3 (1.11%) Force.com
4 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) GitHub
5 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.37%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.80%) Internet
2 12 (4.43%) DHCP
2 12 (4.43%) DNS
3 11 (4.06%) Intranet
4 7 (2.58%) CTI
5 6 (2.21%) SAN
6 4 (1.48%) Firewall
6 4 (1.48%) LAN
6 4 (1.48%) LDAP
6 4 (1.48%) MVNO
6 4 (1.48%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (1.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.48%) Telepresence
6 4 (1.48%) Value-Added Service
6 4 (1.48%) WebEx
7 2 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.74%) SSL
7 2 (0.74%) VPN
7 2 (0.74%) WAN
7 2 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.21%) DB2
3 5 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.48%) Pentaho
5 3 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.11%) MySQL
5 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.74%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.74%) MaxDB
6 2 (0.74%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.74%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.37%) GIS
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.58%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.11%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.11%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.74%) JIRA
4 2 (0.74%) Maven
4 2 (0.74%) MSI
4 2 (0.74%) NWDI
4 2 (0.74%) NWDS
4 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.37%) CaliberRM
5 1 (0.37%) Grunt
5 1 (0.37%) gulp
5 1 (0.37%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.37%) NuGet
5 1 (0.37%) Protractor
5 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 55 (20.30%) Finance
2 18 (6.64%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.17%) Marketing
4 11 (4.06%) Banking
5 8 (2.95%) Publishing
6 6 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.85%) Law
7 5 (1.85%) Legal
8 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.48%) Retail
9 2 (0.74%) Back Office
9 2 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Electronics
9 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.37%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (18.45%) Analyst
2 31 (11.44%) Developer
3 16 (5.90%) Business Analyst
3 16 (5.90%) Coordinator
3 16 (5.90%) Incident Coordinator
3 16 (5.90%) Project Manager
4 14 (5.17%) Architect
5 13 (4.80%) Test Analyst
6 11 (4.06%) Administrator
6 11 (4.06%) Consultant
6 11 (4.06%) Knowledge Manager
6 11 (4.06%) Service Manager
7 10 (3.69%) Incident Manager
7 10 (3.69%) Technical Leader
7 10 (3.69%) Tester
8 8 (2.95%) CRM Developer
8 8 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (2.95%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (2.95%) Test Specialist
9 7 (2.58%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.07%) HTML
2 18 (6.64%) .NET
3 12 (4.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (4.06%) CSS
5 10 (3.69%) Ajax
5 10 (3.69%) Web Services
6 7 (2.58%) REST
6 7 (2.58%) SOAP
7 6 (2.21%) XML
8 5 (1.85%) ISPF
8 5 (1.85%) Middleware
9 4 (1.48%) J2EE
10 3 (1.11%) CSS3
10 3 (1.11%) DHTML
10 3 (1.11%) EJB
10 3 (1.11%) HTML5
10 3 (1.11%) jQuery
10 3 (1.11%) Sass
10 3 (1.11%) Visualforce
11 2 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.12%) CMDB
3 21 (7.75%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.06%) Replication
5 10 (3.69%) Mainframe
6 9 (3.32%) Social Media
7 8 (2.95%) Graphic Design
7 8 (2.95%) Wiki
8 7 (2.58%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.21%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.85%) AS400
10 5 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (1.85%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.48%) e-Learning
11 4 (1.48%) IVR
11 4 (1.48%) User Experience
11 4 (1.48%) W3C
12 3 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (1.11%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (18.82%) Windows
2 24 (8.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (7.75%) Linux
4 19 (7.01%) Unix
5 12 (4.43%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.32%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.85%) MVS
7 5 (1.85%) Solaris
7 5 (1.85%) zOS
8 4 (1.48%) AIX
8 4 (1.48%) VME
8 4 (1.48%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.74%) HPUX
11 1 (0.37%) Android
11 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (36.16%) ITIL
2 56 (20.66%) Problem Management
3 55 (20.30%) Incident Management
4 49 (18.08%) Change Management
5 47 (17.34%) Project Management
6 42 (15.50%) Service Management
7 40 (14.76%) Service Delivery
8 36 (13.28%) ITIL V3
9 31 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (11.44%) Migration
10 29 (10.70%) Test Scripting
11 25 (9.23%) ITSM
12 23 (8.49%) Root Cause Analysis
12 23 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (8.12%) CRM
14 19 (7.01%) Workflow
15 17 (6.27%) Automated Testing
16 16 (5.90%) Configuration Management
16 16 (5.90%) Data Modelling
17 15 (5.54%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.39%) SQL
2 26 (9.59%) JavaScript
3 16 (5.90%) Java
4 15 (5.54%) C#
5 14 (5.17%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.32%) Python
7 7 (2.58%) COBOL
8 6 (2.21%) Perl
9 5 (1.85%) JCL
9 5 (1.85%) VB
9 5 (1.85%) XAML
10 4 (1.48%) PHP
10 4 (1.48%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.11%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.74%) ABAP
12 2 (0.74%) Ruby
13 1 (0.37%) C
13 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (19.19%) Security Cleared
2 39 (14.39%) SC Cleared
3 21 (7.75%) Degree
4 20 (7.38%) ISTQB
5 15 (5.54%) DV Cleared
6 12 (4.43%) ISEB
6 12 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (3.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 10 (3.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (2.95%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (2.21%) MCITP
11 3 (1.11%) BC Cleared
11 3 (1.11%) MCSA
11 3 (1.11%) MCSE
12 2 (0.74%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.37%) PMP
13 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.44%) SLA
2 17 (6.27%) ISO 9001
3 11 (4.06%) QA
4 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (13.28%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.95%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.95%) vSphere
4 5 (1.85%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (4.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 13 (4.80%) SCOM
2 10 (3.69%) SCCM
3 8 (2.95%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.85%) Tivoli NetView
5 4 (1.48%) Puppet
6 3 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.74%) OpenView
7 2 (0.74%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.74%) SCSM
8 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.37%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 53 (19.56%) Microsoft
2 52 (19.19%) HP
3 28 (10.33%) VMware
4 27 (9.96%) Oracle
5 23 (8.49%) ServiceNow
6 15 (5.54%) BMC
7 10 (3.69%) Cisco
8 9 (3.32%) Citrix
8 9 (3.32%) Remedy
9 8 (2.95%) SAP
10 6 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.85%) IBM
11 5 (1.85%) Lotus
12 4 (1.48%) Huawei
12 4 (1.48%) Splunk
13 3 (1.11%) Dell
13 3 (1.11%) ICL
13 3 (1.11%) Informatica
13 3 (1.11%) Siebel
13 3 (1.11%) Veritas
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £380 to £382 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago